Hundreds turned out for Akamas demo

Around 500 people took part in a demonstration to save the nature of the Akamas peninsula from being destroyed in Nicosia on Sunday afternoon.

People gathered at the House of Europe at 2.30pm and started marching to the municipality via Makarios avenue at 3pm, shouting slogans such as “no more development” and “save the seals” and carrying banners.

The March ended at the old town hall square where a concert took place with local bands Monsieur Doumani, JUΛIO, Averta Liberta and Windcraft Band.

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